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BUSINESS BULLETIN 54/1999

Tuesday 14 September 1999

Section C – Agendas of Committee Meetings

 

Justice and Home Affairs Committee

4th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 9:30 am in Committee Room 1

1. Evidence from Mr Clive Fairweather, Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Prisons for Scotland; Mr Derek Turner, General Secretary, Scottish Prison Officers' Association; Ms Susan Matheson, Chief Executive, Safeguarding Communities Reducing Offending; Mr Tony Cameron, Chief Executive, Scottish Prison Service on HM Chief Inspector of Prisons for Scotland Report for 1998-99.

 

Finance Committee

4th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 9.45 am in Committee Room 2

1. Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Bill - Stage 1 (General Principles) - Consideration of the general principles of the Bill, with a view to reporting to the lead committee (the Audit Committee) under Standing Orders Rule 9.6.1.

2. Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Bill - Consideration of provisions which introduce new or increase existing expenditure charged on or payable out of the Scottish Consolidated Fund (under Standing Orders Rule 9.12).

 

Subordinate Legislation Committee

4th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 11.15am in Committee Room 4

1. The Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (Scotland) Regulations 1999 (SSI 1999/43).

2. The Criminal Legal Aid (Fixed Payments) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 1999 (SSI1999/48).

3. The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning) (West Coast) (No.2) (Scotland) Order 1999 (SSI 1999/50).

4. Response from the Scottish Executive – The Food (Animals and Animal Products from Belgium (Emergency Control) (No.2) (Scotland) Order 1999 (SSI 1999/32).

Executive Response – The Animal Feedingstuffs from Belgium (Control) (No.2) (Scotland) Regulations 1999 (SSI 1999/33).

5. Response from the Scottish Executive – The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning (East Coast) Revocation (Scotland) Order 1999 (SSI 1999/41).

6. Response from the Scottish Executive – The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning) (Orkney) (No.2) (Scotland) Order 1999 (SSI 1999/41).

 

Audit Committee

3rd Meeting

The Committee will meet at 2.00 pm in Committee Room 1

1. Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Bill - Stage 1 (General Principles) - Consideration of the Bill’s general principles, with a view to producing a report to Parliament under Standing Orders Rule 9.6.1.

 

European Committee

4th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 2.00 pm in Committee Room 2

1. The Treaty of Amsterdam and its implications for Scotland.

2. Scrutiny of European documentation.

3. Developing a programme of consultation with external groups.

4. Consideration of Subordinate Legislation.

5. Report by Convener on the meeting of the Convener’s Liaison Group.

6. Requests from the Committee for further briefing.

 

Education Culture & Sport Committee

3rd Meeting

The Committee will meet at 2.30 pm in Committee Room 4

1. Future Work Programme.

2. Appointment of Sub-Committees and travelling in connection with Committee business.


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